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Old 12-31-2006, 12:52 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default For thos of you with 8800 cards...

What kind of case are you guys using? im worried about not haveing enough room. I dont mind taking out the hard drive space in the bottom (pretty good with a dremel) i just want it to fit.
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Old 12-31-2006, 01:12 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I have an 8800GTS and it fits in a regular Mid-tower ATX case... but I did have to move one of the hard drives to keep the power from bending too much.

The GTX... a full tower should work as long as you have the front room and if needed, move the hard drive cage.
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I have 2 8800GTXs fitting great in a Coolermaster Stacker 830
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I wish I had 2 8800gtx's fitting in a cm stacker.
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The cm stacker is the ultimate full tower to fix 8800s.
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What are the physical dimensions of the card?
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Have you tried measuring inside your case to see if they will fit?

That Coolermaster case looks to have gotten quite alot of negative feedback.... not my style of case, and IMO, no need for so many 120mm fan holders.
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i have 1 8800gtx in the new Antec Nine Hundred case its nice and fairly spacious i have no complaints about it
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it is plasticy as **** though...
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